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Feb 26, 2013 6:00am PST
this morning, we now know what the outgoing pope will be called during retirement. pope benedict xvi will be known as emeritus pope and he'll go by your holiness benedict xvi. the pope made the decision himself. the pope is stepping down officially this thursday. >> cool. you can decide. >> call me your holiness. whatever he wants, he gets. >> he's the big daddy. >>> hewlett packard ceo meg whitman joined a group of republicans breaking from the party to support gay marriage. >> scott mcgrew says she's been pretty hard to pin down on this issue. >> she's held a number of positions. good morning. as ceo of ebay, she was for benefits to domestic partners, which at the time in the 1990s was progressive. her views moved right when she ran for governor of california as a republican. at that time she supported prop 8, which defined marriage as between a man and woman. she's hoping the supreme court will strike down prop 8. whitman joined a number of republicans in filing a court brief urging the supreme court to strike that prop down. that brief also signed by former president george w. bu
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Feb 28, 2013 2:05am PST
>>> this is an nbc news special report. the resignation of pope benedict xvi. here is savannah guthrie. >> good morning. i'm savannah guthrie live at the vatican with an nbc news special report. it's noon here in rome, 6:00 a.m. on the east coast and pope benedict xvi is wrapping up his final meeting with the college of cardinals right now before he officially steps down as leader of the catholic church later today. let's get to nbc's keir simmons here in st. peter's square. good morning. what have we been seeing this mo
NBC
Feb 24, 2013 6:00am PST
filled st. peter's square for pope benedict's final blessing. four days he will step down as head of the catholic church. the vatican is dealing with new allegations today involving one of its cardinals. anne thompson has more. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, erica. it's a mixture of joy and intrigue here in vatican city. this morning catholics and the curious jammed st. peter's square to hear pope benedict's final blessing. this got not only a blessing but the pope also shed light on why he resigned. god had called him on the mountain to live a life of more prayer and meditation but he wasn't going to abandon the church. the 85-year-old pontiff said that god had had asked him to live this life with the same kind of dedication but to do so more in a way appropriate to his age and strength. now, this very joyous event took place against a background of scandal. there are new headlines in britain this morning, three priests and a former priest accused the scottish cardinal keith o'brien of inappropriate behavior going back some 30 years. they want cardinal o'brien to resign
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Feb 12, 2013 12:35am PST
, everybody. thank you so much. welcome to "late night with jimmy fallon." today, pope benedict surprised everyone and announced that he is stepping down at the end of the month. or as god put it, "well, at least he gave me two weeks notice." [ laughter ] yep, pope benedict is resigning. and you know what that means. hillary in 2013? we can make it work, people. the pope said he plans to enjoy his privacy and quietly embrace his golden years. just kidding. he's going on "dancing with the stars." [ laughter ] there's actually been an outpouring of support from the pope's followers on twitter. but the most surprising thing was the twitter exchange he had with the dalai lama. take a look. first, the dalai lama tweeted at the pope, "geez, you ran out of steam quick. i've been dalai lama for 55 years. #cantstopwontstop." [ laughter ] very interesting. >> steve: rude. >> jimmy: then, the pope tweeted, "i guess being the pope is a lot harder than just wearing a bed sheet all day. #getarealjob." >> steve: wow. >> jimmy: yeah. then the dalai lama wrote back, "at least i don't wear a torpedo on my
NBC
Feb 13, 2013 12:35am PST
, let's get to some of the news stories. here's what people are talking about. with pope benedict retiring in two weeks, more than 100 cardinals will sequester themselves in the sistine chapel to choose the next pope. now, here's what they do. they send out white smoke if they have chosen somebody, black smoke if they haven't chosen somebody. and a text message when they find out it's 2013. [ laughter ] that's what they are going to do. white smoke and black smoke. and this is crazy. did you see this photo? yesterday lightning struck st. peter's basilica just hours after pope benedict announced his resignation. yeah. then the pope said, "i guess that's a 'no' on getting paid for my unused vacation days." [ laughter ] some political news. tonight at the state of the union address, the ceo of apple and a nasa engineer both sat with michelle obama. yep. the president said he hopes it sends a message to americans that if you can't sit close to your wife, surround her with nerds. [ laughter ] oh, i know who is going to sit next to michelle. here's a major international story. earlier t
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Feb 13, 2013 11:00am PST
've never seen before. ♪ >>> pope benedict told thousands today at his weekly audience that he was stepping down for the good of the church. this was the very first time the 85-year-old pope made a public appearance since announcing that he was resigning. the pontiff resigned a more than minute-long standing ovation when he entered the packed audience hall for his traditional wednesday general audience. he also held his final ash wednesday service as leader of the catholic church. he asked those gathered to continue to pray for him, the church and for the future pope. >>> renewed calls this morning for the white house to fire the lawyers who tried to prosecute aaron sh wart. he's the young hacker and harvard man who took his own life shortly before his trial. scott mcgrew t white house simply has to respond. >> yes, they do have to. part of that petition program the white house itself invented. you heard of people petitioning to build the death star, for instance, that kind of thing. any petition that goes over 25,000 signatures, the white house is required to respond to. so for the second
NBC
Feb 13, 2013 11:00pm PST
monitoring. >>> history was made as pope benedict xvi led his final mass as leader of the catholic church. he delivered a moving ash wednesday mass at st. peters basilica. thousands gave the pope a long ovati ovation. he will meet with the cardinals and they will choose his successor on or after march 15th. >>> they're hoping for something special in the air. american airlines is merging with u.s. airways. the formal announcement comes tomorrow. and it will create the biggest airline. the new american airlines will have 900 more planes, 3,200 more flights and about 95,000 employees. consumer advocates say, the merger will increase ticket prices. however, industry officials say domestic u.s. airfares fell 1% between 2004 and 2011, a period that included several airline mergers. >>> repairs to the fenders at the bay bridge are under way. you may remember they were damaged when an oil tanker sideswiped it back in january. that accident put the safety of the bay bridge back in the spotlight and the cost guard front and center. only on nbc bay area news tonight, we have new guidelines that could h
NBC
Feb 26, 2013 11:00pm PST
. >>> to the vatican now, where it is friday morning, and pope benedict xvi is preparing to say farewell to a -- excuse me, where it is wednesday morning. here is a live look. the pontiff will ride in his pope-mobile through the crowds in st. peters square before addrsing the crowd. this will be his last public speech before his resignation becomes official on thursday. >>> $6 million for a grand opening bay bridge party. we'll see if it happens tomorrow. live pictures now of the bridge -- at least the approach to the bridge. the bay bridge toll authority will vote tomorrow on whether to use $5.6 million in toll money to pay for public safety and public access during the planned celebration of the new eastern span. that new span will open on labor day weekend. private funding still needs to be raised to bring a spectacular fireworks show to the bay bridge for its grand opening. >> if they take that action, then i think that labor day weekend we'll at least have a walk across the bridge. it will have a run and a bike ride. the fireworks display and other features are always going to be subject to the ab
NBC
Feb 23, 2013 5:00am PST
forecast. eri erica. >>> pope benedict met italy's leader five days before he steps down. there is speculation about whether an american cardinal could replace him as pope. anne thompson has more from vatican city. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, erica. all kind of chatter at the vatican where pope benedict is back on the job after his week-long lenten retreat. he appointed new bishops italy and mexico as people here at the vatican are getting ready for what are expected to be huge crowds for its final two events. meanwhile ther meanwhile, there are many questions about this momentous occasion, like who will lead the church, that are still unanswered. a week before pope benedict retires and still no clear front-runner to succeed him. however, there is a long shot. new york's gregarious cardinal timothy dolan. >> i'll do anything to get you guys to church. >> reporter: praise in catholic circles for his efforts to revitalize the church and fighting obama administration con ra sepgs coverage mandate. this week he was depossessed about how he dealt with abusive prie
NBC
Feb 24, 2013 4:30pm PST
that they're going to be looking at these cardinals is that they think that ratzginger, pope benedict, that he was too much himself. and not enough just the pope. somebody like him who was a scholar and had written a dozen books, they said this is not what we want in a pope. we need somebody who will give up their identity completely. a less accomplished person. chris: when we come back, the big question for us, when the cardinals do name the next pope, only those under 80 years of age may vote. pope, only those under 80 years of age may vote. in today's good. no, not good. he's a vegetarian and he's going to be here in 20 minutes! [ mom ] don't stress. we can figure this out. ♪ [ male announcer ] get the speed to make a great first impression. call today to get u-verse high speed internet for as little as $14.95 a month for 12 months with a one-year price guarantee. this is delicious. ♪ [ male announcer ] save the day in an instant. at&t. ♪ chris: welcome back. when the pope leaves this week, the cardinals will get ready to choose his successor but only card naturals under age
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Feb 25, 2013 12:00am PST
that ratzginger, pope benedict, that he was too much himself. and not enough just the pope. somebody like him who was a scholar and had written a dozen books, they said this is not what we want in a pope. we need somebody who will give up their identity completely. a less accomplished person. chris: when we come back, the big question for us, when the cardinals do name the next pope, only those under 80 years of age may vote. pope, only those under 80 years of age may vote. in today's chris: welcome back. when the pope leaves this week, the cardinals will get ready to choose his successor but only card naturals under age 80 can actually vote in the college of cardinals which brings us to this week's big question. in today's world, of working longer in life, should we have an age cutoff in all sorts of areas, howard? the supreme court. >> i think it's something we should consider. but i think the technology of aging is changing. and i think it has to still be on a case by case basis. somebody like rupert murdoch running one of the largest news organizations in the world is in his 80's and going st
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am PST
the vatican's plans to elect a new pope in the wake of pope benedict's surprise decision to retire at the end of the month. rich richard engel is live in the vatican city. >> reporter: it's an act of humility and encourage to make way for a younger man. 24 hours later there's still shock in the vatican city. >> shocked. disappointed. sad. >> reporter: this morning roman catholics, tourists, even some church officials wondered if this can be a moment to revitalize the church after pope benedict xvi's unexpected decision to step down. >> personally i didn't agree with a lot of the things he believed and prepared. >> this will bring change for the church. >> reporter: in making his announcement the 85-year-old pontiff who has been looking frail asked for forgiveness. i have to recognize my incapacity to adequately fulfill the min nus stri entrusted to me he told a gathering of cardinals in latin saying his advanced age forced the decision. just hours later these images circulated around the world. these are unusual times for the vatican. the last time a pope abdicated under similar circumstances
NBC
Feb 25, 2013 7:00am PST
of benedict's papacy, while scandal and intrigue engulf some of the men who will choose the next pope. even in his final days as pope, scandal continues to dog benedict's papacy and the church. italian newspapers headline rumors of blackmail and conspiracy that the vatican vehemently denies. american cardinal roger mahony has ignored calls to stay home from a conclthat chooses the next pope because of his role protecting abusive priests. scottish cardinal keith o'brien, who commented on mahony's situation last week. >> someone has erred and we have anoth another. >> reporter: today cardinal o'brien resigned after being accused by three priests and former priest of inappropriate behavior going back to the 1980s. ugly headlines that one vatican watcher says will shape the deliberations of the conclave. >> some of this is politics, but other parts of it are the long delayed, reckoning with problems that require facing and correcting in the church. >> reporter: the scandals have left many of the faithful weary. >> i'm a true believer and i hope that catholics will get a better name these days.
NBC
Feb 18, 2013 7:00am PST
. pope benedict's successor, anne thompson is there with more. good morning, anne. >> reporter: good morning, natalie. the conclave to elect pope benedict's successor is scheduled to begin between march 15th and march 20g9, but there is talk it could be moved up because the karmds who will elect the new pope are coming here to rome to say good-bye to pope benedict february 28th. we should hear some word perhaps this week. asked who will succeed pope benedict the pope himself yesterday set off a flurry of speculation at his weekly blessing when he addressed the crowd in spanish, he asked them to pay praise for himself and the future pope. some wondered was he sending a secret signal that he would prefer to see a pope from latin america? i spoke to a vatican spokesman who said there was no secret signal, just the pope offering a prayer. >> anne thompson, thank you. >> nbc's white house correspondent kristen welker is in port st. lucie, traveling with the president. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, natalie. president obama heads home later today after a weekend of golf, includin
NBC
Feb 13, 2013 5:00am PST
wednesday. the final big event for pope benedict xvi. they are announcing this week he's resigning on health issues. it's a gruelling schedule. he will be stepping down as of february 28. people all over the world gathering and talking about what will be next and possibly who might be the next pope. we should find out at least the procession will start coming up soon. it's 5 a:23. >> all right. from popes to pooches. they say every dog has its day. when it comes to best in show at westminster, but one dog can fetch the coveted blue ribbon. this year's winner, banana joe. an affenpinscher from the toy group. it was the first ever best in show win for that breed. but this year westminster reintroduced the reserve best in show. that honor was given to bug-a-boo, the old english sheep dog. >> they look like they have soft manes. >> yes, they do. this 6-year-old schnauzer from danville with a best of breed horn. max had so many wins he was named the number one standard schnauzer in the nation in 2012. >> great posture, by the way. >> look at the markings, the teeth. >> notice how the left leg is
NBC
Feb 13, 2013 6:00am PST
with good stuff. 6:56 now. pope benedict xvi making his first public appearance since announcing his resignation two hours ago. he presided over his weekly general audience at the vatican today on ash wednesday. later he will hold his last ash wednesday service as leader of the catholic church. >> checking in now with christina loren. >> the good news keeps coming in. look at the beautiful sunrise. getting pinks and oranges courtesy of a layer of haze. we are still in the good to moderate air quality range. you will notice haze throughout the day. your temperatures are chilly. 40 in san jose. 46 in oakland to start the day. mid to upper 50s and then at 4:00 p.m. comfortable conditions close to 70 degrees. we'll meet back here to talk about the warming weather. good morning, anthony. >> good morning. great forecast today. we are looking at fog. you can see backups continue through emeriville. as far as the traffic maps go today, you can see still looking at a slow go from 680 and 580. south bay, things are clear. congested areas there as well. back to you. >> thank you very much. 6:58
NBC
Feb 13, 2013 6:00pm PST
and that does include what apple does. >>> pope benedict xvi celebrated his last public mass as leader of the catholic church today. dressed in the traditional papal robes, the pope came had in on a wheeled platform. he presided over an ash wednesday mass at st. peter's basilica. the mass was moved to make room for the larger crowd that was expected after the pope announced that he's retiring on february 28. a conclave will start some time between march 15 and march 20. >> stopping the spread. still ahead, the unprecedented discovery in the bay area. >>> also, music meets nature. a story of a concert that is about to end. we'll have that coming up. >>> and i'm jeff ranieri in the weather center. a lot of sunshine today including some hazy conditions and expected air quality on moderate levels for thursday. if you have respiratory problems, maybe a tough day for you. we'll let you know when rain moves in and could clear this out. >>> a new sars-like virus is being reported. researchers expect it can spread from person to person. the virus causes severe respiratory illness, fever, and co
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Feb 27, 2013 5:00am PST
in the line of duty. very good morning to one and all. i'm jon kelley. >> i'm marla tellez. pope benedict xvi making his final appearance before he steps down. >> this is video of him arriving this morning in the famous pope mobile. tomorrow will be his last day before he retires. >> maryann was there to see the pope's final audience. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. it's been an emotional send-off. the pope spoke to the crowd thanking them for his prayers. speaking of the joy and light of his papacy but at the same time recognizing there's been difficult times. he thanked them all for understanding this difficult decision to retire. it's just basically unheard of. it's been nearly 700 years that a pope has stepped down, walked away from the job. but he said being the pope means the courage to take difficult decisions. he was realistic, spoke of the turbulent seas and rough winds. realizing that the church is going through various stages of crises. perhaps 86 years old the pope didn't have the stamina to continue. >> all right. no way to tell exactly right now. what's the vibe out the
NBC
Feb 14, 2013 5:00am PST
at rome, italy. that's vatican city. a few days ago pope benedict xvi announced he's retiring to the surprise of many around the globe. we'll step down officially at the end of this month and that is when the procession will begin it find his replacement. that would actually be a nice trip for valentine's day. a little rome in your future. 5:41. >>> a nightmare vacation is soon coming to an end for thousands of passengers and crew members of a damaged cruise liner. the ship will arrive at a port in mobile, alabama, soon. that's where jay gray is for us live. he has the latest on the troubling story. not a good way to take a vacation. >> reporter: you talk about a trip to rome, that sounds wonderful. this trip has been a nightmare for more than 3,000 passengers. 1,000 crew members stranded at sea. the ship being pulled in at 7 miles an hour. expected to arrive this afternoon. when it does, there will be family members waiting to greet some of those who come off the ship. they've already been milling around at the port today just waiting anxious as you might imagine. the rest of
NBC
Feb 28, 2013 12:35am PST
. in his final speech before resigning, pope benedict said that he is not abandoning the catholic church. like most catholics, he'll be back for christmas and easter. [ laughter and applause ] admit it. just admit it! you know when you've got to do it, yeah. in fact, church scholars say that there will be a lot of arguing and drama when it comes to choosing the next pope. which explains the person in charge of keeping the peace, cardinal andy cohen. [ laughter ] for andy. thank you. that's for andy. and finally, during one direction's concert last night, someone in the crowd threw their shoe on the stage and hit harry styles in the crotch. [ laughter and applause ] harry is looking for the person who did it, while taylor swift is looking for another shoe. [ laughter ] we have a great show tonight. give it up for the roots. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: we have a great show! a fantastic show, an exciting show tonight. he's a great actor and our buddy. christian slater is back on the show! [ cheers and applause ] plus, from the new movie "stoker," the very t
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Feb 21, 2013 7:00am PST
week we'll be live at the vatican as we have the final days of pope benedict, and we'll be there at the final public outing and take a look at what is next for the world's more than 1 billion catholics and who may be his successor. that's all next week on today. >> a lot of interesting stories there. we'll go back inside to natalie morales with a check of headlines. >> good morning, everyone. as many as 30 million americans are in the path of a major winter storm that brought snow and high winds to southern arizona on wednesday and forced the first ever suspension of mass play at the world golf championship. heavy snow is causing dangerous white out conditions in kansas and nebraska and hundreds of flights have been canceled. a stunning development today at the bail hearing for south after an olympic star oscar pistorius. prosecutors reveal the lead investigator in the murder case against pistorius is himself facing seven attempted murder charges over a police shooting in 2011. meantime nike said today it has suspended its contract with pistorius accused of gunning do
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